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Dollar Tree and Deutsche Bank skid; GM and US Steel climb

May 31, 2018 GMT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday:

General Motors Co., up $4.87 to $42.70

Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank is investing $2.25 billion in GM’s autonomous car business.

Dollar Tree Inc., down $13.76 to $82.59

The discount retailer cut its annual profit forecast after a weak start to the year.

U.S. Steel Corp., up 62 cents to $36.87

American steel companies rose after the Trump administration announced tariffs on European steel and aluminum imports.

Dollar General Inc., down $9.04 to $87.48

The discount retailer reported disappointing results in its latest quarter, partly thanks to bad weather.

Deutsche Bank AG, down 49 cents to $11.08

The Wall Street Journal reported that the Federal Reserve added the German company to a list of troubled banks.

J. Jill Inc., up $1.64 to $7.84

The women’s clothing retailer reported a far bigger profit and better sales than analysts expected.

Facebook Inc., up $4.11 to $191.78

Technology companies fared better than the rest of the market on Thursday.

Sears Holding Co., down 40 cents to $2.81

The struggling retailer said it will close another 72 stores as sales plunge and losses grow.